XPLANE announces that it has been selected by UNICEF to improve the organization’s publication development process. Specifically, XPLANE will be assessing and creating an informational tool to align UNICEF employees around the process of, and points of risk in, developing and producing successful publications. UNICEF publications serve as core communication products to influence decision-makers and a variety of partners at grassroot levels.

“XPLANE and UNICEF have a proven track record of partnering to create compelling visual tools that communicate complex information in a way that is appreciated, understood and speaks to audiences worldwide,” says Boris Chen, XPLANE vice president of business development and marketing. “We’re extremely appreciative of the great work UNICEF has done to better child development around the world, and are excited about once again supporting their cause.”


XPLANE is an award-winning, global business design consultancy that uses a visualization-based, design thinking approach to help organizations innovate and perform better. Our methodology enables organizations to think differently, resulting in practical solutions that achieve better results in less time. Using this approach for the last 20 years, we’ve earned the trust of leading organizations in virtually every industry, including American Express, Proctor and Gamble, The Economist, Gates Foundation, Intel, Microsoft, Nike, and the U.S. Marines. We serve our clients from our U.S. headquarters in Portland, Oregon and from our European headquarters in Amsterdam, Netherlands.”


UNICEF works in 190 countries and territories to help children survive and thrive, from early childhood through adolescence. The world’s largest provider of vaccines for developing countries, UNICEF supports child health and nutrition, good water and sanitation, quality basic education for all boys and girls, and the protection of children from violence, exploitation, and AIDS. UNICEF is funded entirely by the voluntary contributions of individuals, businesses, foundations and governments. For more information about UNICEF and its work visit: www.unicef.org